Jordan Stauder

Owner of Stauderfish LLC

I am Jordan Stauder, the driving force behind Stauderfish LLC, dedicated to a sustainable future in the cannabis industry. With extensive experience in cannabis business management, I am committed to supporting your long-term success.

At Stauderfish, we integrate system and strategy into facility design, optimize energy usage, and implement sustainable Standard Operating Procedures. My expertise lies in designing and managing licensed cannabis operations, emphasizing compliance, training, and product consistency.

As Chairman of the National Cannabis Industry Association Cannabis Cultivation Committee and Policy Council, I actively advocate for the cannabis community and the environment.

Through Stauderfish LLC, I have had the privilege of assisting cannabis businesses worldwide in planning, developing, and operating sustainable and profitable ventures, ensuring compliance.

My genuine passion lies in helping cannabis businesses thrive sustainably. I would be honored to serve you and contribute to your success.

Let's embark on a journey together, forging a greener and more profitable path for your cannabis venture. Reach out to me today, and let's cultivate something extraordinary.

High hopes? We'll help you grow your cannabis business

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can you provide information on the locations where you serve your clients? Do you have specific exclusive venues for your services?
We're not just limited to a specific corner of the map – our expertise spans across the United States and even extends its green fingers to overseas territories where cannabis is legally making waves. From the sun-soaked shores of Portugal to the culturally rich tapestry of Uzbekistan, and the traditional charm of England, our guidance and insights transcend borders.
Based on your experience, could you share common errors that individuals make while applying for cannabis business licenses?
Without realizing the hefty workload, applications can teeter on incompleteness, causing delays or even rejection by the state. But fear not. Join forces with Stauderfish for a seamless application journey. With our guidance and a stellar 100% success rate, let's cultivate your story.
For seasoned professionals with over 25 years of business experience who are considering entering the cannabis industry, what advice do you have to offer?
Examine the market landscape while staying vigilant about compliance. Some states have already seen their market opportunities dim, and it's crucial to note that cannabis products face a testing standard that sets them apart from most other agricultural products.
When you're setting up a cannabis business, it's important to think about what qualifications potential hires should have to make sure everything's legit. Are there any pros out there who specialize in cannabis and can help you navigate the ins and outs of the industry?
When you're talking about growing, think of it like those skills chefs pick up – precision and understanding compliance, just like in a kitchen. When you're dealing with dispensaries, what you really want are people who know the retail ropes inside out. For more information on employment and hiring requirements, check out our standard operating procedures. Grab one today and watch your recruitment strategy reach new heights!
Could you provide insights into estimating the necessary capital required to launch and sustain a cannabis business?
First up, think about startup costs like licenses, permits, facility setup, and equipment. Then there's ongoing expenses – you'll need to cover salaries, supplies, marketing, and other daily costs. Don't forget the legal and compliance costs – staying on the right side of the law is a must. Teaming up with the industry expert, Stauderfish, is a game-changer. We'll help you refine your financial forecast and plot a roadmap for your growing business. So, for smart financial moves, be thorough, stay realistic, and think about getting expert guidance.
What key factors should one consider when selecting a suitable name for their cannabis company?
Ensuring that you have a compliant business name is a crucial step in establishing your venture. Your business name should not only adhere to legal regulations but also accurately reflect the nature of the business you're embarking on in the cannabis space.
How can applicants effectively prepare for state licensing applications to maximize their chances of success?
Expert guidance is essential. Choose Stauderfish for unmatched cannabis compliance expertise. With a proven track record and deep industry understanding, we ensure regulatory success. As a National Cannabis Industry Association chair emeritus for the Cultivation Committee, we provide invaluable insights and connections.
Are there any strategic approaches to improve the likelihood of obtaining a competitive cannabis license?
Building a robust team and forming valuable partnerships – you position yourself as a strong contender for a competitive cannabis license, showcasing your readiness to thrive in this dynamic industry.
What measures can be taken to ensure a smooth opening day for a cannabis business?
Prioritize compliance, readiness, and proactive management. Be inspection-ready, mediate challenges, and maintain operational excellence. Stay on top of your game to confidently navigate hurdles for a successful launch.
How can a cannabis business maintain compliance with the law to avoid legal issues?
Read the regs or hire me to read that for you, dumb a$$.
What makes the role of Director of Cultivation crucial in a successful grow operation?
The role of Director of Cultivation is best suited for someone who can horticulture experience, can multitask effectively, and maintain meticulous attention to detail. For a comprehensive understanding of this crucial role, you can find more information outlined in our standard operating procedures, available for purchase online.
Can you provide advice on entering the cannabis industry in states where it is still illegal? Are there any unconventional approaches?
If you're interested in entering states where cannabis is still illegal, consider alternative approaches such as advocating for cannabis legalization, supporting organizations pushing for policy change, or focusing on ancillary businesses that cater to the industry without plant touching. For legitimate investment opportunities, consider exploring Stauderfish ventures, where compliance is a priority, and you can invest in promising cannabis-related businesses that operate within the bounds of legality.
What are key pitfalls to steer clear of when legally cultivating cannabis at home for a successful outcome?
For a successful home cannabis cultivation, start small and scale as needed. Consider local climate, utilize space efficiently, and triple-check legality to avoid problems.
Why is compliance such a significant factor in the cannabis industry, and what are the implications of non-compliance?
Compliance is vital in the cannabis industry, ensuring safety, legality, and smooth operations. Non-compliance risks shutdown, loss of plants, fines, and more. It's essential for consumer safety and trust. Schedule a call with Stauderfish, a specialist in cultivation, to navigate compliance successfully and thrive in the industry.
How do you intend to assist your clients in achieving their goals? What are the methods and strategies you employ?
With 12 years of experience in the cannabis industry since its 2012 legalization in Colorado, StauderFish is well-prepared to provide guidance and support for clients' goals. StauderFish offers seasoned counsel, established strategies, and personalized direction to pave the way toward success.
Can you share any success stories or examples of how your expertise has positively impacted clients in the past?
Stauderfish boasts a proven record of delivering positive results for clients. We've helped local cannabis businesses and optimized facilities for both small and large MSOs (multi-state operators). Our tailored approach consistently enhances operations, boosts efficiency, and fosters success in the diverse cannabis industry.
Have you assisted other clients facing challenges in the cannabis industry? Can you provide examples of how you resolved their issues?
Stauderfish has guided clients through various cannabis industry challenges. We've resolved licensing issues, overturned moratoriums, facilitated licenses, secured utilities, optimized grows, improved branding, and strategically placed experts for well-rounded success. In the dynamic cannabis space, count on Stauderfish for comprehensive solutions and positive transformations.